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Adult Courses

With a wider choice of courses, flexible delivery options and funded places on offer, there’s never been a better time to take up lifelong learning at Wigan & Leigh College.

More than 3,500 adults join us each year to change their lives through learning. So if you want to gain the skills and knowledge you need to fulfil a lifelong ambition, secure a promotion, change your career, or learn a skill in your spare time and meet new friends along the way, what are you waiting for?

Whatever the reason, you will receive the very best support and advice from our experts here at Adult College.

Are you currently unemployed and want to gain skills to help your career aspirations?


Explore our courses

If you can’t find what you’re looking for, Wigan Council also offer a variety of adult learning courses, find out more about Wigan Council’s adult learning offer.

Laura Davies
Access to HE Diploma – Health
Paramedic Science - Liverpool John Moores University

After being out of education for a while, Laura made a choice to pursue her dream of becoming a paramedic by enrolling on the Access to HE Diploma - Health course.

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Adam Finch
CIPD Level 3
Group Talent & Development Manager at Manchester Airports Group

Adam's drive to succeed took him from deliveries to Learning and Development Manager for Sofology.

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Amy Gallear
Level 4 AAT (Accounting) Finance Associate
Finance Associate

Accounting student, Amy fast-tracked her career from apprentice finance administrator to cloud accountant and now finance associate.

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Daniel Roach
Access to HE Diploma – Criminology and Psychology
Psychology with Counselling and Psychotherapy – Manchester Metropolitan University

"It’s never too late and if you struggle you can always ask for advice and support........

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